For purpose of these Rules and Regulations, the following
procedure" means a written document signed by a licensed pharmacist and a
licensed practitioner which document establishes the appropriate manner under
which drugs may be dispensed under authority of a nurse protocol or job
(b) "Drugs" shall mean
any dangerous drug under O.C.G.A. §§
et seq., or, where applicable, any controlled substance under
description" means a document signed by a licensed practitioner that describes
the duties which may be performed by a physician's assistant, by which document
the physician delegates to that physician's assistant the authority to perform
certain medical acts pursuant to O.C.G.A. §
(d) "Nurse protocol" means a document
mutually agreed upon and signed by a nurse and licensed physician by which
document the physician delegates to that nurse the authority to perform certain
medical acts pursuant to O.C.G.A. §
Ga. Comp. R. & Regs.
Original Rule entitled
"Definitions" adopted. F. Mar. 23, 1990;
eff. Apr. 12, 1990.
New Rule of same title adopted. F. July 24,
2002; eff. August 13, 2002.